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Forum: Bridge 05-11-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
A typical Kleinman set

A typical Kleinman set
Forum: Bridge 04-30-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
June Problems

As is my archaic custom, my choice on A might have worked 50 years ago, now maybe a 40.

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Forum: Bridge 04-05-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
I feel left out, Steve.-:{

I feel left out, Steve.-:{
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 04-04-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By Sweet Tooth
But Winona has the acting chops to go up against...

But Winona has the acting chops to go up against even Turturro, and fits the needy/desperate role well. She's attractive but not so striking as to be unrealistic.
Forum: Bridge 04-03-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
So much for unanimity, you know I beat to a...

So much for unanimity, you know I beat to a different drum. Steve, at least we agree (tentatively), on the lead.
On D, a single raise is more constructive than this, so pass and 1S may be common,...
Forum: Bridge 04-03-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
May Solutions

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Forum: Bridge 04-01-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,255
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Steve: I certainly do not think 4C "MUST" show...

Steve: I certainly do not think 4C "MUST" show slam interest, just help and directionality. If he has a slammish hand opposite extras, he will let you know. And I will whack 5D if I get the chance.
Forum: Bridge 04-01-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,255
Posted By Sweet Tooth
May problem?

On 1A I'm ambivalent as to whether Pass or 3S is weakest, prefer Pass but go with partners choice.
On 1B I also prefer 4C. If partner bids 4S I pass---if we miss slam cause I didn't cue my stiff,...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-25-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 11,309
Posted By Sweet Tooth
2*, see the original starring Stellan Starsgard

2*, see the original starring Stellan Starsgard
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-25-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Isn't that the one with the guy from the...

Isn't that the one with the guy from the Insurance Commercials (and NYPD Special Victims Unit captain) playing doubles from alternate German Universes. Devoted almost a season, then lost patience.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-24-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 674
Views: 52,606
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Try Bordertown. Detective mystery series from...

Try Bordertown. Detective mystery series from Eastern Finland, with subtitles.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-24-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 14,858
Views: 1,510,744
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Try the Inspector Gamache mystery series by...

Try the Inspector Gamache mystery series by Canadian author Louise Penny.
Characters are more complex and empathetic than most.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-24-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Yes! Thank you so much for mentioning this one,...

Yes! Thank you so much for mentioning this one, which I am currently watching (now "The Revenge"). Question: I have excellent facial recognition and also find strong similarities between many...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-23-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 11,309
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Not a bad movie, even OK, and originality and...

Not a bad movie, even OK, and originality and setting get a plus, but WAAAAY overrated IMHO.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-23-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 11,309
Posted By Sweet Tooth
See the original 2014 Swedish version with...

See the original 2014 Swedish version with Stellan Skarsgard
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-23-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By Sweet Tooth
subtitiled foreign television mysteries

Anyone use Amazon or Netflix to watch foreign subtitled mystery series?

e.g. Finland, Sweden, Norway, France, Spain, Italy, Asia, Russia/Ukraine, and of course English speaking (no subtitles)...
Forum: Bridge 03-12-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Yes, Steve: In true actuarial fashion I offered...

Yes, Steve: In true actuarial fashion I offered the mean of the 3 equally voted scores for A at the time. (100+70+60)/3=76.67. :)
Congrats on your 790.
Forum: Bridge 03-12-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Results

According to my prelim calcs on my new laptop, Steve White CRUSHED the set with a monster 790, higher than any MSQ Honor Roll contributor. 730 was needed for Honor Roll, and Moi, sweet tooth just...
Forum: Bridge 03-11-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
"E) 2H. Not 1NT. Pass is slightly tempting, but...

"E) 2H. Not 1NT. Pass is slightly tempting, but partner could still have a 4=3=1=5 hand with up to 17 hcp. (note to ST: I don't think pard denies three hearts. He simply shows at least four...
Forum: Bridge 02-24-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
problem E

Normally, after 1C-1H-1S you would/should consider passing with say Qxx Qxxxx Qxx xx, right? Here they have indicated that partner has a least 4 clubs and less than 3 hearts, shifting odds of a...
Forum: Bridge 02-20-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
april 2020

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Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 02-16-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 14,858
Views: 1,510,744
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Try "The Ax" by Donald Westlake

Try "The Ax" by Donald Westlake
Forum: Bridge 02-06-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Prob H

Iím not catering to psychic Smolen or anti-Smolen( an old joke). I just donít get the heart lead. MLE for declarer is 2344 followed 2335 and 2353. Sure he could be rarely 1345/1354, but perhaps 2245...
Forum: Bridge 02-04-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
March solutions

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Forum: Bridge 12-20-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 6,413
Posted By Sweet Tooth
Feb 2020MSQ

No pain no gain

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